|45 Minutes for Hugh - Psychiatric Challenge|
Live recording from May 2005 from UK Improvisers Psychiatric Challenge. This piece was performed in memory of Hugh Davis. Ian Simpson - prepeared guitar Lewis Gill - guitar Neil Packer - guitar / toys Harry Gallimore - electronics / one string bass www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel Ian and Harry now perform as Fonik
Keywords: noise; improvisation; music; free; jazz; electronica; amm; bailey; derek; electronics; synthesizer; soclialist; fonik
|Splice - Lost dark Transmissions|
The work of UK improvisor and sound artist Ian Simpson. Originally released in 2000 via MP3.com and later Electronic Musik. Ian now perform with abstract electronica duo Fonik and solo as Noise Research. http://electronicmusik.wordpress.com/
Keywords: fonik; noise research; noise; electronica; stockhausen; electronic musik; ambient; synthesizer; music concrete; pierre henry; schaeffer
|Drones - Lost Dark Transmissions|
Album from UK improvisor / sound artist Lost Dark Transmissions originally released in 2000. Expect experimental dark analogue synth tones.
Keywords: amm; fonik; drone,lost dark transmissions; ldt; noise research; stockhausen; noise; improvisation; electronica; aphex twin; synthesizer
|Missing Fundamental (Em138) - Paul Green|
Paul Green Imagine Kraftwerk if someone spiked their punch with absinthe, and you're halfway there. Paul Green is the controller of a synthetic orchestra of beautifully fluid deeply-layered dark twisting electronic keyboard sounds with a laptop and Tenori-On that make beautiful arppegiated synth sounds and the kind of low tempo clicks and glitches that remind me of walking around an old house when you were a kid and getting a bit scared by the creaky staircases...
Keywords: paul green; electronic musik; electronica; peterloo massacre; manchester; ambient; electronics; synthesizer; tenori; kraftwerk; soundscapes; laptop; mp3; free download; net label
|Scatter Graph (Em092) - Fonik|
Previously available as a limited edition cdr from Electronic Musik. Recorded in St Brides Church, Liverpool UK as part of a Frakture Concert in 2007. The piece was completely improvised. The piece starts very, very quietly so dont be deceived when playing on this page that nothing is there ! Digitally recorded by Harry Gallimore. Harry Gallimore - electronics Ian Simpson - prepared lapsteel www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; noise; industrial; liverpool; ambient; sound collage; music concrete; electronica; improvised music; free improvisation; stockhausen; electronic music; musik; dada; futurist; futurism; synthesizer; prepared instruments; lapsteel
|Sounding Second ep (Em102) - Fonik|
Originally released in 2008 on 3" cdr. Two in a set of two (see Sounding First ep, also a free download from this label). Fonik Ian Simpson - electronics & lapsteel Harry Gallimore - electronics www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; noise; electronica; dada; soundscape; sound collage; music concrete; avant garde; amm; stockhausen; lapsteel; derek bailey; industrial; synthesizer; ambient; landscape; noise scape; urban decay; dystopian; ballard jg; ballardian
|Castigo y Expiacion (Em062) - Viva La Muerte|
Fernando Perales, musician, performer, writer, cinema critic and box trainer, he was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1971. He is one of the most important figures of the experimental music and avant garde scene of Buenos Aires, in Argentina. During the second half of the nineties, he took part in the argentinian cult band Reynols, with whom he released more than 15 records and made dozens of participations in experimental and noise records labels from USA, Europe and Japan...
Keywords: viva la muerte; electronic musik; noise; avant garde; reynols:music concrete; electronica; ambient; sound collage; stockhausen; electroacoustic; electronic musik; music; synthesizer
|Public Computing (Em144) - Korhan Erel|
Korhan Erel (http://korhanerel.com) is a Turkish improviser, sound designer and composer based in Istanbul, Turkey. He plays a self-designed computer instrument called Omnibus. He also uses analog and digital electronics. He is a founding member of Islak Kopek (www.soundcloud.com/islak-kopek), Turkey's pioneer free improvisation group, which is regarded as the band that started the free improvisation scene in Turkey...
Keywords: ambient; noise; soundscape; music concrete; musique concrete; synthesizer; Islak Kopek; free improvisation; free noise; turkey; turkish; EMS; electronic music studios; composer; modern composition; drone; drones
|UT Ep (Em125) - Richard Wilmer|
Richard Wilmer is an experimental musician combining elements of electronics, guitars and synths to create unique ambient soundscapes. Richard Wilmer runs the experimental ambient net label aReW recordings and has a number of side projects including Strain Carriage, Hadeanera, Lienullnoyz and My Pet Zombie Frankie. This is his first release on Electronic Musik (Feb 2011) Richard Wilmer website
Keywords: drone; electronica; richard wilmer; aReW; ambient; soundscapes; electronic music; synthesizer; vco; vcf; lfo; vca; stockhausen; aphex twin; moog; ems; vcs3; synthi; electronic musik; electronique; music concrete; musique concrete
|Northern Silence (Em107) - Psychiatric Challenge|
A previously unreleased live recording of 'Psychiatric Challenge' a collective of free improvisors who existed between (approximately) 1999 and 2005. Two of PC (Simpson & Gallimore) eventually morphed into the electronics duo Fonik. On this recording you can hear (I think) ...... Ian Simpson - prepared guitar Harry Gallimore - electronics Neil Packer - guitar and electronics Lewis Gill - guitar Tim Lyons -trumpet / voice Misha Gray - percussion Dave Jackson - reeds Cover art copyright Ian Simpso...
Keywords: psychiatric challenge; free improvisation; noise; electronica; free noise; fonik; noise research; modern composition; prepared guitar; percussion; electronics; synthesizer; stockhausen; amm; derek bailey; mic; dada; sound collage; music concrete; soundscapes; industrial wasteland; industry; dystopian; ballardian; high rise; dark ambient; ambient; experimental; avant garde
|100 Birthdays (Em120) - Chris Whitehead|
This is the second release from Chris Whitehead on Electronic Musik. Chris tells me - The set is called 100 Birthdays. It was recorded in a tube station in London, a bookshop in Scarborough, a park and art gallery in Whitby, and aboard a dying space station hurtling towards Jupiter. www.myspace.com/ammonitesound
Keywords: chris whitehead; ambient; field recording; noise; abstract; electronica; electronic music; synthesizer; cut ups; tape hiss; music concrete; musique concrete; ammonites; biaural; psychogeography; nature sounds; london underground; outdoor recording; tube station; jupiter; space station; space; planetary; planet; avant garde; soundart; sound art; artist; environmental sounds; gallery; bookshop; scarborough
|Collapse ep (Em073) - Bacillus|
Bacillus is Ian Simpson (electronics and tape edits) Bacillus Bacillus is the solo project of Ian Simpson, a UK based improviser, sound artist and composer. All the work realised under this project uses electronics and sound manipulation as its textural medium. Some of the works are improvised and some use a graphic or text scores as their basis. Many use found sounds and field recordings. Some of the original source material has come from Ians very first experiments with tapes and electronics i...
Keywords: bacillus; fonik; noise research; ambient; electronica; music concrete; tape music; stockhausen; amm; aphex twin; electronic musik; drones; white-label music; paul burnell; synthesizer; vcs3; synthi aks
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|Claymans Next Victim (Em005) - Fonik|
A live recording from UK improvisors Fonik. Personel; Pascal Nichols - percussion, Ian Simpson - prepared lapsteel, Harry Gallimore - electronics. Pascal Nichols is currently performing as Part The Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides (as of Nov 2008) Fonik have performed with Sun Ra Arkestra, Acid Mothers Temple, Evan Parker, John Russell, Paul Rutherford, Eddie Prevost, Philip Jeck, Keith Rowe, Colin Potter, RPM plus many more...
Keywords: improvisation; noise; free jazz; electroacoustic; electronic musik; free jazz; synthesizer; part the wild horses mane on both sides; pascal nichols; abstract sound; sound art; musique concrete; found sounds; stockhausen; noise research; bacillus; ldt; lost dark transmissions,stuckometer,chora,pascal nichols,noise research,free improvisation
|Diderot's Clock Man (Em136) - Yasuo Akai|
Yasuo Akai, Diderot's Clock-man 1. Beating an Un-dead Horse (6'07") 2. From the Ridgeline (4'39") 3. Interlude (1'37") 4. Diderotâs Clock-man (1'58") 5. Slow Blues (8'44") Yasuo Akai, Tokyo-based composer, worked with the German choreographer Thomas Plischke, and participated in some residency programs in Belgium. Yasuo Akai - My interests lie in performing arts, art history/theory, and acoustic ecology...
Keywords: yasuo akai; electronic musik; noise; electronica; ambient; soundscape; pastoral; electronics; synthesizer; tokyo; japan; thomas plischke; experimental music; soundd worlds; fsol; aphex twin; jean-claude gallotta; japanese composer; composer; japanese music; kyoto city; free download; sound collage; music concrete; musique concrete; new music; electronic classical; modern music